Scunthorpe, Humberside
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Scunthorpe and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.


This picture shows Hollidays livery. I am George Holliday's great grand daughter. My aunt used to talk about where the shop was and while I don't remember it, I do remember her talking about it. It was fascinating to find this picture, which ties in exactly with what she said!

A memory of Scunthorpe

Postcard Of This View Sent In 1904

l have a postcard of this view which is dated Oct 11th 1904. ln which the sender write's about just moving into a house that is facing one of the houses on the left which had just been recently built and so does not appear on this photo. On the right of the photo you can see the tower that was part of ...Read full memory

Great Grandad's House

My great grandad lived and worked on the right of this photo. I'm not 100\% sure which house but the location fits with census returns and what I've been told. The sign may say his name, I can't make it out clearly enough to be certain.

A memory of Scunthorpe